Susan Mary Sweeney

1860–
Hardin, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Susan Mary

When Susan Mary Sweeney was born on 8 September 1860, in Hardin, Kentucky, United States, her father, Bartlett D Sweeney, was 25 and her mother, Mary Ellen Vessels, was 22. She married Joseph Willis Allen on 14 January 1878, in Meade, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Wolf Creek, Meade, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Meade, Kentucky, United States in 1910.

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Family Time Line

Susan Mary Sweeney
1860–
Joseph Willis Allen
1851–1915
Marriage: 14 January 1878
Joseph Warren Allen
1880–1957
Allen
Clarence Carlton Allen
1882–1965
Mary Florence Allen
1885–1961

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
14 January 1878
Meade, Kentucky, United States
children

(4)

Parents & Siblings

  • Bartlett D Sweeney

    Male1835–Male

  • Mary Ellen Vessels

    Female1837–1880Female

siblings

(8)

  • Melvinia Sweeney

    Female1856–1893Female

  • Nancy Alice Sweeney

    Female1857–1934Female

  • Eliza Ann Sweeney

    Female1859–Female

  • Female1860–Female

  • John Henry Sweeney

    Male1863–1918Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1869

Age 9

Historical Boundaries - 1869: Meade, Kentucky, United States
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 32

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced form of McSweeney , an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Suibhne ‘son of Suibhne’, a byname meaning ‘pleasant’.2 Americanized form of French Choinière ( see Choiniere ).

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Susan Allen in household of W Allen, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary Allen in household of Jas Wills Allen, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Susan M Swimey in household of Bartlett D Swimey, "United States Census, 1870"

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